Velma  Cargle
Velma Jane Wooten Cargle, 88, of Tifton passed away Thursday, January 16, 2020, at Emory Midtown in Atlanta. Her funeral service will be held at 3:00 p.m. Sunday, January 19, 2020, in the Chapel of Bowen-Donaldson Home for Funerals with the Rev. Josh Bennett and the Rev. Dr. Wayne Roe officiating. Mrs. Cargle will be laid to rest at Oak Ridge Cemetery with the Rev. Jerry Cooper officiating. The family will receive friends on Sunday, January 19, 2020, at Bowen-Donaldson Home for Funerals from 2:00 p.m. until the hour of the service.
Mrs. Cargle's grandsons, Barry Sanders, Corey Cargle, Adam Cargle, Ross Cargle. Blake Walker and Josh Clements will serve as pallbearers. Honorary pallbearers will be Mrs. Cargle's great-grandchildren, Jackson Sanders, Nathan Sanders, Madeline Sanders, Emma Cargle, Ella Cargle, Madison Cargle, Logan Cargle, Asa Cargle, Audra Claire Cargle, Ri Clements and Erik Clements.
Born April 15, 1931 in Trion, Mrs. Cargle was the daughter of the late Ross Wooten and Leeanna Pettyjohn Wooten. She was also preceded in death by her husband, the Rev. James Harold Cargle; one brother, Faye Wooten; and one sister, Doris Stowe. Before retiring, she was a day-care worker and she was a member of Tifton's First Baptist Church.
Mrs. Cargle is survived by one son and daughter-in-law, Dr. Jimmy and Beth Cargle of Tifton; one daughter and son-in-law, Jane and Robert Walker of Tifton; one sister and brother-in-law, Joyce and Archie Brown of Lithonia; six grandchildren and their spouses, Casey and Barry Sanders, Corey and Jenn Cargle, Adam and Lacy Cargle, Ross and Chelsey Cargle, Beverly and Josh Clements and Blake Walker; and eleven great-grandchildren, Jackson Sanders, Nathan Sanders, Madeline Sanders, Emma Cargle, Ella Cargle, Madison Cargle, Logan Cargle, Asa Cargle, Audra Claire Cargle, Ri Clements and Erik Clements.
You may offer condolences to the family at the online guest registry at www.bowen-donaldson.com. Services for the Cargle family are under the care and direction of Bowen-Donaldson Home for Funerals.
Published on January 18, 2020

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Carla Gudal Parrish
Jan 19, 2020
Recently met and got to know Velma when my mother, Virginia Gudal moved into Legacy Village of Tifton. My mom shared the dining table with Velma and they quickly became friends.
Velma was so sweet! So sorry for your loss. My Mom sends her condolences as well! Prayers for all her family!
bobbye jo Wilson Davidson
Jan 19, 2020
Our love and prayers are w you. Velma was older than Joyce and me, But always sweet and patient and kind when we were growing up in Trion.i never heard her say an unkind word!! She had the sweetest kindest smile and I will remember her that way. God give you strength and comfort and peace as you journey through your grief.
Bobbye Jo